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  • Location:Budapest, Hungary
  • Duration:4 hours (approx.)

Budapest Food and Wine Tasting Tour

Don't get caught up in a touristy restaurant trying watered-down goulash in Budapest! Hungarian food, wine, spirits and hospitality are famous all over the world, and you'll discover why on this gastronomic tour with your private guide. Numbers are limited to 8 people on this small-group Budapest food and wine tasting walking tour, ensuring you'll receive personalized attention from your guide.


  • 4-hour small-group Hungarian food and wine tasting tour of Budapest
  • Market visit and introduction to Hungarian food, wines and spirits
  • Wine-tasting (3 wines) included
  • Enjoy delicious typical Hungarian food
  • Escorted by an English-speaking guide

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What You Can Expect

Budapest Food and Wine Tasting Tour

Budapest Food and Wine Tour

Your tasting extravaganza provides an overview of Hungary's typical food and drink, led by a private guide. You'll learn how Hungarian food is prepared and the exact ingredients that go into making the famous dishes, plus visit a market to see where the locals shop for traditional ingredients. You'll also get insider tips where to find the best restaurants while in Budapest!

Your tour begins with a visit to the great market hall where you will get an overview of the produce used in Hungarian kitchen. Here you will learn all about the use of the famous paprika spice, local vegetables and meats. Follow your guide through Budapest to the citiy's best known butchers and patisseries and sample traditional Hungarian delicacies, including kolbasz (Hungarian sausage) and Dobos Torta (sponge cake layered with chocolate butter cream and topped with caramel). What you taste will vary depending on the season.

After your samplings, you'll visit a wine shop for a wine-tasting and more information about the wines you will try. The wine-tasting covers three traditional wines of Hungary, and reveals the history and legends behind each wine.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

This was the best thing we did in Budapest! Our guide Gabriella was a delight and the small group size made this an exceptional tour. I highly recommend this tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

We met our guide at the Central Market in Budapest and she took us on an incredible eating and drinking tour. She was very knowledgable about all the food and wine we were served. And it was a lot of food. Don't eat breakfast. This tour was well worth the cost and would highly recommend it to anyone planning a visit to this beautiful city.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Very enjoyable. The tour guide was very knowledgable and very pleasant.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

We had the best time in this tour. Suzie was our guide and she was very knowledgable! It was a lot of fun learning and tasting Hungarian food and wine! I highly recommend it and would do it again!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

I loved this tour. Our guide, Barbara was wonderful and we had two other really interesting members of our group, who made the event very enjoyable. I would highly recommend this tour.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

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5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

We ate so much along this tour! Our tour guide was a delight!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

This tour was fabulous! It complimented Budapest wonderfully and provided a delightful history lesson of life behind the Iron Curtain. My tour guide was knowledgeable, interested in sharing her heritage and delightfully funny. The places we stopped along the route were relevant, interesting and hidden gems that I returned to after the tour. The wine tasting at the end of the tour was the perfect way to conclude a day of Hungarian history through food. This tour is the way to start your time in Budapest!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

The tour was amazing! Our guide worked for Taste Budapest. She was a local and took us around Pest sampling the best local stops for everything from breakfast (including a pre-breakfast tradition) through a traditional lunch, dessert and wine. Come hungry for this authentic Hungarian experience!!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

Our tour guide was fabulous. Tons of food. Really the highlight of our 10 day trip

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